Best way to replace a word or two in Cam9?

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I thought I'd find a conversation about this but I haven't found one. I created a short tutorial video with multiple trec pieces, but even so, I need to replace a word or two here and there. Do I need to delete the entire trec and record it again, losing all the editing I did or is there an easy way to record a single word or two over the top of something that exists or record a new piece in the middle of another trec? I know I can split a recording at a specific point but don't know what to do next? Thanks.
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if you are referring to replacing a piece of original narration, do it with voice narration

after you have your replacement audio, just silence the original
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Does that mean recording a new piece and putting it into a separate track?
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If that's correct, how do you sync the tiny bit of new track with the existign piece?
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How To Hot Swap New Narration For Old Using Voice Narration 2018-12-03
https://www.screencast.com/t/rTnB8hsniw

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That seems like a great way to create and test replacement audio. The next steps that I would do would be to split the original track before and after the silenced section, delete it, trim the new section and drag it into the original track.
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Yes. However, from looking at the tracks, it appears that, while I hvae two tracks, everything is on track 2. How do I move the audio to a separate track in order to not mess with the video? Thanks.